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The Easter Rising : revolution and Irish nationalism by Alan J. Ward.
Call Number: 941.5 War
Presents a comprehensive survey of Irish history from the twelfth through the twenty-first century, and examines the development of Irish nationalism in the nineteenth century that led to the 1916 Easter Rising and Ireland's fight for independence from the United Kingdom.
The IRA and England by Heather Lehr Wagner
Call Number: 941.608 Wag
Publication Date: 2002
Discusses the background and development of the conflict between the Irish Republican Army fighting for the Catholics in Ireland and the British government forces supporting the Irish Protestants.
Ireland by Russell Roberts
Call Number: 941.5 Rob
Publication Date: 2002
Provides information about Ireland and its role in the world, and discusses the religious conflict that has kept the country from achieving peace.
Northern Ireland and England: The Troubles by Robert C. Cottrell
Call Number: 941.6082 Cot
Publication Date: 2004
Looks at the history of the partition which separated the six counties of Northern Ireland from Southern Ireland, the intense period of civil war which followed, and the current attempts of political leaders to find a settlement.